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GLF Schools

GLF Schools was founded in 2012 in order to enable the federation of Glyn School (an academy in 2011) and Danetree Junior School. Together, we began our journey to become a MAT of more than 1000 talented staff working with over 10,000 children in 40 schools across 5 regions in southern England.

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Early Career Framework

“Transforming support for early career teachers (ECTs) is at the heart of our Teacher Recruitment and Retention Strategy (2019) which recognised that the steepest learning curve occurs in the first few years of a teacher’s career, and that in the past, too few teachers have had access to structured support or dedicated time for evidence informed professional development.”

(DfE, Appropriate Bodies Guidance: Induction and the Early Career Framework, March 2021)

From September 2021, all Early Career Teachers are required to access an entitlement to an induction programme underpinned by the Early Career Framework. Schools must select one of the following three approaches: 

If you have any queries or would like further information regarding the ECF please do not hesitate to contact the team at ECT@glfschools.org.